Information about this exciting field:
Today’s business offices are fast paced, technology-driven, and offer a wide variety of interesting job assignments, ranging from administrative assistant to database administrator to bookkeeper. Business Administrative Technology emphasizes the use of computers and a variety of software programs to maximize efficiency and productivity in the office environment.
Is this program for me?
Do you enjoy working with people? Are you adept at working with computers? The diverse field of Business Administrative Technology offers career opportunities for those who are people oriented and who are fascinated with new and emerging technologies. Here are some qualities and skills that are essential for the successful BAT graduate:
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Excellent verbal and written communication
- Outstanding planning and organization
- Detail oriented
- Analysis/problem solving
- Computer/software skills
- Math skills
- Ability to prioritize and meet tight deadlines
- Digital Technologies in Business
- Database Applications
- Word Processing Applications
- Applied Office Procedures
Note: This program is available, in whole or in part, online.
Where might I find a job?
Many businesses and industries maintain office locations; therefore, jobs may be found with private corporations, government agencies, hospitals, accounting firms, hotels, retail establishments.
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Business Administrative Technology courses are offered on multiple campuses and online.
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